Lina Dimtirov is a doctoral student in the Department of Epidemiology. She received her BA in Neuroscience and Behavior from Barnard College, Columbia University in 2017 and her MPH in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from Boston University in 2020. Her previous work experience between degrees includes teaching English as a foreign language in France, life sciences consulting, and an ORISE Fellowship at the CDC in the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, where she worked on (and continues to work on) projects related to children’s mental health. Broadly, her interests are in understanding the etiology of neurobehavioral outcomes, and she is particularly interested in exploring how environmental chemicals may play into the development of these conditions.
- Bachelor of Arts 2017, Barnard College, Columbia University
- Master of Public Health 2020, Boston University
Affiliations & Activities
Member, Delta Omega Honorary Society for Public Health, Alpha Beta Chapter
Member, Society for Epidemiologic Research
Member, Society for Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiologic Research
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